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ASTDD, Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, Council of State and Territorial Dental Directors Joint Webcast

July 8, 2015

ASTDD, the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, and the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists are pleased to announce a joint webcast focusing on oral health among older adults. It will be held on July 15, from 2:00-3:00 Eastern. Presenters will include:

  • Kimberlie Yineman, RDH, BA, ASTDD President
  • Kathy Phipps, DrPH, ASTDD Data and Surveillance Coordinator
  • Katherine Weno, DDS, JD, Director, Division of Oral Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Jewel Mullen, MD, MPH, MPA, ASTHO President and Connecticut Health Department State Health Official
  • Linda J. Ferraro, RDH, BS, Connecticut Oral Health Director

Please pre-register for the webinar using this link: https://cc.readytalk.com/r/pn4rnthqjxv3&eom

HRSA ORO Clinic Waiting Room Diabetes Education Video

July 7, 2015

Webcast Announcements:

Clinic Waiting Room Diabetes Education Video Project Rural Health Clinic (RHC) Diabetes Webcast
Date: Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Clinic Waiting Room Diabetes Education Video Project Critical Access Hospital (CAH) Diabetes Webcast
Date: Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Save the Dates – Webcasts for RHCs and CAHs

July 2, 2015

SAVE THE DATE

Date: Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Time: 10:00 – 11:00 am, Central Daylight Time (CDT)

Clinic Waiting Room Diabetes Education Video Project
Rural Health Clinic (RHC) Diabetes Webcast

Webcast link: http://services.choruscall.com/links/hrsa150722.html

Objective
The objective of this Webcast is to increase the awareness of the problem that Diabetes presents in Rural Health Clinics in Kansas and Missouri; and to present the Clinic Waiting Room Diabetes Education Video Project as a tool that can help with patient health literacy regarding Diabetes.

Target Audience
RHC staffs, along with other public health staff and stakeholders, are invited to participate in this Webcast. Please forward this announcement to your rural health contacts and stakeholders as appropriate.

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SAVE THE DATE!
Date: Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Time: 10:00 – 11:00 am, Central Daylight Time (CDT)

Clinic Waiting Room Diabetes Education Video Project
Critical Access Hospital (CAH) Diabetes Webcast

Webcast link: http://services.choruscall.com/links/hrsa150529.html

Objective
The objective of this Webcast is to increase the awareness of the problem that Diabetes presents in Critical Access Hospitals in Kansas and Missouri; and to present the Clinic Waiting Room Diabetes Education Video Project as a tool that can help with patient health literacy regarding Diabetes.

Target Audience
CAH staffs, along with other public health staff and stakeholders, are invited to participate in this Webcast. Please forward this announcement to your rural health contacts and stakeholders as appropriate.

Announcements from the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy

June 19, 2015

WEBINARS, EVENTS AND TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE

1. FORHP’s Rural Health Value program will hold a webinar on Monday June 22nd at 2:00pm EDT to talk about the newly developed Rural Taxonomy of Population and Health-Resource Characteristics.  This tool can help rural communities identify others with similar demographics, socioeconomics, and availability of health care resources.  Then these communities can learn from one another to develop strategies, adopt innovations, form learning collaboratives, and more.  The webinar will briefly explain how the tool was developed and show participants how it can be used by rural communities and stakeholders.    No registration is required.  To join, go to https://hrsa.connectsolutions.com/rural_taxonomy/, using dial-In #888-950-9404 and participant Code 4550932.

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CAPE Webinars: Behavioral Health Issues – June 11 and June 16, 2015

June 11, 2015

Forecasting Behavioral Health Outcomes using Google Trends

Webinar on Prevelance of Opioids and the Workforce to Provide Treatment in Rural and Urban Settings

June 9, 2015

Date: Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time: 10:00am Pacific, 11:00am Mountain, 12:00pm Central, 1:00pm Eastern
Duration: approximately 60 minutes

Holly Andrilla from WWAMI and John Gale from Maine will provide an overview of their research on the prevalence of opioid use disorders in rural and urban settings and discuss issues with regard to workforce and providing treatment. Question and answer will follow.

The United States is experiencing an epidemic of opioid-related deaths driven by excessive prescribing of opioids, misuse of prescription drugs, and increased use of heroin. The Federal Office of Rural Health Policy has funded research at the WWAMI and the University of Southern Maine Rural Health Research Centers to explore the prevalence of opioids in rural and urban settings, as well as availability of workforce to provide treatment for opioid use disorder. Holly Andrilla from WAMMI and John Gale from Maine will provide an overview of their research with Q&A to follow.
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Free Telehealth Webinars

June 8, 2015

Free monthly telehealth webinars:
http://www.telehealthresourcecenter.org/post/national-webinar-series